William Harrison Nix of Snellville, Ga, passed away on Tuesday, July 11, 2017, due to complications from heart surgery. He was 69 years old. Bill is a native of Stone Mountain and proudly served in the United States Army from 1966 to 1972, including one year in Vietnam, followed by serving in the First Aviation Division in Ft. Stewart, GA. BIll is survived by his wife Carol, of 13 years. He is also survived by his son Vince, daughter-in-law, Lisa and grandchildren Savanna and Amelia. He is also survived by his sister Mary Wigton (Ralph), and brother-in-law Dennis Pratt. Bill was preceded in death by his parents Guy and Frances Nix and Sister Patricia Pratt. Private graveside service to celebrate Bill's life will be Saturday, July 15. The family will receive guest on Friday, July 14, from 6:30 until 8:30 and Saturday, July 15 from 1:00 PM until 3:00 PM at Wages & Sons Funeral Home in Stone Mountain, GA.

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  1. Carol and Mary, I am so sorry to hear of you loss. Just know that you both are in our thoughts and prayers. May God give you strength and peace as you go through the next days and weeks. May you find comfort in that Bill will not suffer anymore and that he is at peace.

  2. Carol, sending our sympathy and love to you and the family. You are in our prayers. Penny and David

  3. Carol, I’m so sorry for your loss. Bill was an awesome person. You’re in my prayers. God Bless you always.

  4. Carol, we are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you and the family. Always thinking of you.

    Beverly and Jimmy

  5. Carol I am so sorry to hear of your loss. My prayers are with you and the family. I know it will be hard but keep the faith and strength to guide you through.

  6. Dearest Carol and Family. My heart is aching for all of you…so,so, sorry for your loss.
    Love you all, Denise

  7. To the Nix family,
    I’m so very sorry for your loss.
    Praying for peace and healing.
    Love to all,
    Paula Crouch

  8. My Dearest Carol and Family:
    My deepest sympathy in the loss of such a great man who had such an impact on the world. To be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord and oh how we want to forever be in his presence! You will miss Bill’s physical touch, but please find comfort in knowing he is watching over the family from the kingdom above. My prayer is that you find comfort in knowing his value and in time of sadness think of the joy and value he brought to al that crossed his pathl. May the Lord keep you in his perfect peace.

  9. Dear Carol and Family,
    Charles and I are so very sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time. May the Lord bless you and keep you in his peace.

  10. Carol and family we are so sorry for your loss. May the Lord give you strength during this time of sadness.

  11. Carol, you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. I fondly remember Bill when I was a child!
    I’m Ann Sims sister!
    Again, prayers for you!
    God Bless

  12. Our condolences to your family for your lost loved one. John 5:28,29 is very encouraging to help comfort your family.

  13. Ms Carol,
    I came across this tonight in trying to find a number for you. I am so sorry for your loss. The few times I got to speak with Bill I just adored him. He had such a great spirit and wonderful attitude. I hope you are doing ok. I miss catching up with you. I will always love you…you have been so sweet to me even after all these years. Take care, Leigh Ann

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